Mental Health Support


The Thunder Bay District Health Unit supports mental health in a variety of ways across our programs.

We do not provide acute crisis or mental health services or counselling. If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis:

  • Call 911
  • Call the suicide crisis helpline at 988 for calls and texts in both English and French, 24/7.
  • Visit your nearest emergency department
    • (807) 684-6100 (in Thunder Bay)
  • Contact Crisis Response
    • Thunder Bay: Call or text 807-346-8282
    • District of Thunder Bay: 1-866 888 8988

For counselling support and treatment for mental health concerns:

Please call the organization or visit their website to confirm details as they are changing frequently during COVID-19.


Looking for Support with your Mental Health?

Never be afraid to reach out for help. Remember, seeking help is a sign of strength. You don’t have to face your struggles alone. There is support nearby.

Expand the menus below to find Services and Supports:


For Further Information

Call the Injury Prevention & Substance Use Program: (807) 625-5900

or toll-free 1-888-294-6630

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